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2021 Holiday events guide around Colorado

Get into the spirit and celebrate the season! Stay up to date with all the Holiday events taking place all around Colorado. From memorable performances, dazzling light displays, and family friendly festivals. Bundle up and enjoy!


Elf – The Musical
Arvada Center
November 19 – December


Christmas at Gaylord Rockies Resorts
November 19 – December 23

Holiday Tree Lighting & Holiday Festivities at the AMC
December 7-9


Festival of Lights
Historic City Hall
December 11

Castle Rock

Castle Rock Starlighting
Wilcox Square
November 20

Festival Park Starlight Market
December 3-4

Storytellers and S’mores
Festival Park
Deecmber 11

Holiday Drive-In Movies
Phillip S. Miller Park – Event Pad
December 17th: National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
December 18th: Elf


Denver Zoo Lights
Opens November 17th

Denver Christkindl Market
Civic Center Park
November 19 – December 23

A Christmas Carol
Wolf Theatre
November 19 – December 26

Blossoms of Light
November 19 – January 8

Colorado Ballet The Nutcracker
Ellie Caulkins Opera House
Nivember 27 – December 24

11th Anniversary 1940’s White Christmas Ball
Hyatt Regency Denver
December 3

A Colorado Christmas with Colorado Symphony
Boettcher Concert Hall
December 10-12

Hip Hop Nutcracker
Buell Theatre
November 19-20


Santa Breakfast
Evergreen Lake House
November 27


Glendale Holiday Mart
Infinity Park
December 4


Olde Golden Christmas Parade
Downtown Golden
December 1, 8, & 15

Polar Express Train Ride
Colorado Rail Road Museum
November 1 -December 23

Highlands Ranch

Hometown Holiday & Winter Market
Town Center South
December 3


Camp Christmas Heritage Lakewood
Belmar Park
November 18 – January 2


Trail of Lights at Chatfield Farms
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays
November 26 – January 2

Breakfast with Santa
Peak Community & Wellness Center
December 11


Tesoro’s Annual Holiday Auction Costume Party
December 5


Mayor’s Holiday Lighting
O’Brien Park
November 26

Hometown Holidays
Downtown Parker
November 27 & 28


Holiday Lighting Ceremony
Westminster City Clerk
December 4

Wheat Ridge

The Jefferson Symphony Holiday Concert
Colorado School of Mines
December 5

Events and Dates are subject to change and cancellation without notice. Please visit each respective website for updates and detailed event information.

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